Engine-Codes - Generic - B1216

B1216 - Rear Center Right Sensor Fault

Repair Importance Level: 3/3
Repair Difficulty Level: 3/3  What is this?
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B1216 Possible Causes

  • Dirty Rear Center Right Sensor
  • Faulty Rear Center Right Sensor
  • Rear Center Right Sensor harness is open or shorted
  • Rear Center Right Sensor circuit poor electrical connection

How is the B1216 code repair?

Start by checking the "Possible Causes" listed above. Visually inspect the related wiring harness and connectors. Check for damaged components and look for broken, bent, pushed out, or corroded connector's pins.

What is the cost to diagnose the B1216 code

Labor: 1.0

The cost to diagnose the B1216 code is 1.0 hour of labor. The auto repair labor rates vary widely across the country, and even within the same city. Most auto repairs shops charge between $75 and $150 per hour.
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Possible Symptoms

  • Engine Light ON (or Service Engine Soon Warning Light)

B1216 Meaning

RPAS is a Rear Parking Assistant System. It has a supersonic sensor which radiates supersonic to rear side of the vehicle to detect supersonic reflected from an obstacle. It consist of 4 sensor and calculates distances between vehicle and obstacle if it detects reflected supersonic. BCM receive the signal of calculated distances by LIN communication. It warns being obstacle to drivers through buzzer or displaying on cluster according to distance from obstacle. Warning level is divided into 3 step. (warning level rises progressively according to distance from obstacle).

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Information for specific makes

  • B1216 CHRYSLER Left Heated Seat LO Indicator Control Circuit High
  • B1216 DODGE Left Heated Seat LO Indicator Control Circuit High
  • B1216 HYUNDAI Rear Center Right Sensor Fault
  • B1216 JEEP Left Heated Seat LO Indicator Control Circuit High
  • B1216 KIA Rear Center Right Sensor Fault  
  • B1216 RAM Left Heated Seat LO Indicator Control Circuit High

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